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September 18, 2013  11:42 AM

HP schedules EVA’s funeral



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, Hewlett-Packard, hp eva, HP storage, Storage

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has officially killed its Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) SAN platform, telling customers it will stop selling the two remaining models next January. HP is steering customers instead to its Converged Storage portfolio, which basically means its 3PAR StoreServ platform. An HP...

October 23, 2012  7:16 AM

HP no longer plays duet with Violin



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, Flash storage, flash storage array, HP, Storage, violin memory

While preparing to go public, solid-state array vendor Violin Memory’s relationship with Hewlett-Packard (HP) is cooling. Violin was the subject of two Bloomberg stories last week. Last Wednesday,


July 31, 2012  5:59 AM

HP delivers all-flash 3PAR storage array



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, Hewlett-Packard, Storage

Rather than build an all-flash array from the ground up or buy a startup that already has done that, Hewlett-Packard (HP) is offering its existing storage arrays with all solid-state drives (SSDs) as a high-performance option. HP this week started shipping an all-SSD version of its 3PAR P10000...


May 24, 2012  10:30 AM

HP’s 3PAR passes EVA in sales



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, eva, HP storage

Hewlett-Packard’s storage team maintains it remains committed to the EVA midrange platform, and continues to upgrade the product. But you have to wonder how long that commitment will...


February 23, 2012  9:00 AM

For HP storage, there’s 3PAR and subpar



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, HP storage, storage market share

Despite good results with its 3PAR SAN arrays, Hewlett-Packard (HP)’s storage sales are sinking. HP’s earnings report Wednesday was filled with poor results, and storage was no exception. HP...


October 6, 2010  7:11 PM

3PAR’s Scott to head HP storage



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, Hewlett-Packard, storage arrays

Hewlett-Packard picked up a new storage leader as well as a new lead storage platform from its $2.35 billion 3PAR acquisition. HP today named former 3PAR CEO Dave Scott senior vice president and general manager of its StorageWorks division, reporting to EVP of enterprise servers, storage and...


September 27, 2010  3:09 PM

HP sticks with Hitachi for high-end storage array



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi, P9500, storage arrays

Hewlett-Packard is launching is version of Hitachi Data System’s new VSP system today, which should end speculation that HP will sever its OEM deal with Hitachi’s parent company for its enterprise...


September 2, 2010  4:32 PM

Dell backs out, leaving 3PAR to HP



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, dell, Hewlett-Packard

So, Dell’s latest offer for 3PAR turned out to be a last-chance hope to land a haymaker rather than an indication of Dell being in the chase for the long haul. About an hour after 3PAR revealed it received new offers from Dell and Hewlett-Packard, Dell threw in the towel. The vendor issued a...


September 2, 2010  2:49 PM

Dell, HP still going toe-to-toe for 3PAR



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, dell, Hewlett-Packard

Now it looks like the battle for 3PAR will turn into an old-fashioned 15-round bout between Hewlett-Packard and Dell. Neither 3PAR suitor backed down today, as they each made their fourth bid for 3PAR. At the end of the latest bidding round, HP’s had the highest offer of $33 per share or $2.35...


August 27, 2010  1:09 PM

HP goes to $2B for 3PAR after Dell raises its bid *(Updated)*



Posted by: Dave Raffo
3PAR, dell, Hewlett-Packard, storage vendors

The bids are coming in rapidly for 3 PAR. 3PAR barely had time to digest Dell's $1.8 billion offer this morning before Hewlett-Packard raised its offer to $2 billion. Storage Systems vendor 3PAR has now received four bids in two days and six in two weeks with Dell and HP making three offers...


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